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Wild Pear (Pyrus pyraster)
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Wild Pear (Pyrus pyraster)

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The wild pear is a very rare tree which occurs naturally in warm, nutrient-rich sites around Central Europe. In fact, in some countries it is listed as part of the endangered species. It is the ancestors of many cultivated varieties of pears.


The wild pear tree's ecological benefits for all kinds of wildlife is substantial. Insects love the flower nectar and hedgehogs, dormice, martens and badgers like its fruit. In mythology the wild pear is often the tree which attracts dragons, demons and witches.

Another highly appreciated product of the wild pear is its very heavy and dense wood, which has a reddish color and is highly sought after for carving and wood turning.

Contents: about 10 wild pear seeds
Details: Plant description & care
Plant family:
rosaceae
Plant height approx.:
2 – 20 m
Flowering time:
AprilMay
Flower colour:
PinkWhite
Root system :
Taproot
Lifecycle :
PerennialVivacious
sunlight:
Partially shadyfull sun
Sowing & cultivation
Indoor pre-culture (seedling stage):
FebruaryJanuaryMarch
Sowing time outdoors:
AprilMay
Sowing depth:
1 cm
Best germination temperature :
5 °C
Germination time in days:
Irregular
Planting distance:
3 – 15 m
Specialties:
Needs cold for germination
Main harvest:
October
The wild pear grows a shrub and can reach the size of a tree. Loves warm slightly moist (but not waterlogged) locations. Seeds germinate best after a 3-month cold treatment at about 1 ° C (stratification) or if sown outdoors in a protected location (germination often takes months).
Other names
Botanical name:
p. communis subsp pyrasterpyrus pyraster
German names:
holzbirnewildbirne
English names:
european wild pear
French names:
poirier sauvage
Spanish names:
peral silvestre
Italian names:
perastropero selvatico
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Item number
1291
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Seeds
Seed quantity:
10 Pcs.

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